"Walking through Tel Aviv's old town Jaffa, you are surrounded by haptic stone-buildings. Our building should connect to this tactility with a natural brick facade." also bricks are just perfect for arches :) 'Tel Aviv Arcades' by
Clinker-Brick Apartment house on SE Hawthorne - Clinker bricks are created when they are too near the fire in the kiln and form odd shapes. Generally they aren't used in building, but this shot shows what a unique appearance they can give a building.
Namba Parks is an office and shopping complex located in Namba-naka Nichome, Naniwa-ku, Osaka, Japan, the south of Namba Station on Nankai Railway. It consists of a high office building called Parks Tower and a shopping mall with rooftop garden.